Few American foods are loved more that the notorious”pizza pie”.
If you are young, old or somewhere in between, almost everybody has a favorite when
it comes to pizza. It is truly rare to find someone that has never attempted a slice of pizza.
If you’ve got a few extra bucks and a hearty appetite, sooner or later the perfect
combination of cheese, sauce, crust and toppings are going to find their way to your mouth.
Americans eat approximately 100 acres of pizza a day. (Yes. . .that’s ACRES) That’s a hefty
350 slices per second! This gives real meaning to the term”pizza fan”. Did you know that
there are roughly 69,000 pizzerias in the United States? Approximately 3 BILLION
pizzas are offered in the U.S. each year. (Source: Blumenfeld and Associates)
You probably would have guessed it – the biggest day of the year for pizza in the United
There is nothing like watching the big game
with a few friends while you wait patiently for your favorite pizza to be served.
Everyone knows precisely how they
They could tell you exactly which type of crust they enjoy, what size they
prefer, how much sauce is”sufficient” sauce, and what toppings are the absolute best. There is
no doubt about it, when asked, people talk about their favorite pizza whilst sharing a big smile.
Pizza lovers constantly explore fresh cheeses and new pizza ingredients. Unique toppings
And elaborate crust are but some of their delights. Pizza”crust” alone has evolved through the
years giving pizza lovers even more options for their favorite pies.
Pizza is loved so much that it’s its own month. October is officially pizza month. Allow me to
Oh how we love our beloved pizza pies.
The thought of seeing a pizza manufacturer throw pizza dough into the air as it is being perfectly shaped
Brings a smile and wide eyes to most kids’ faces. The only smile that is larger is the smile after the
first slit has been quickly absorbed. According to a recent Gallup Poll, 82 percent of children ages
3 and 11 prefer pizza over chicken nuggets, hot dogs, macaroni & cheese, and hamburgers.
Pizza is here to stay. While many people continue to pursue weight loss plans and
Try to engage in healthful eating practices, pizza appears to be one of these foods that we simply must
have from time to time. We don’t mind diets and we surely need to become more educated about healthy
eating practices but whatever you do…
Do not take away our pizza!